Inui Tai | Noh stage at Kasuga Shrine
Noh stage at Kasuga Shrine in Sasayama (Tamba), Hyogo Prefecture. The stage was donated to the shrine by Aoyama Tadanaga (1807-1864) in 1861. There are seven big - Tamba ware -pottery jars underneath the stage and an echo effect from the rock mountain in front of it.
The inscription on the lower right reads:
Futari Shizuka, "The Two Shizuka", a Noh play by Kanze Motokiyo Zeami (1363-1443). - Sealed "Inui".
Inui Tai (born 1929)
Wood block print on paper
Print 58.5 x 79.3 cm (23 x 31 1/4 in.)
Paper 68.0 x 87.5 cm (26 3/4 x 34 1/2 in.)